The University was founded in 1991, and since then, ECU has overgrown into a unique university with outstanding achievements. Situated in Western Australia (Perth and Bunbury), ECU has three campuses, each delivering a modern, vibrant location and up-to-date facilities. The University focuses on integrity, respect, rational inquiry, and personal excellence. By operating for students across the world, ECU supports diversity and gender equality. Areas of strategic focus for research include social, economic, physical, and environmental domains. ECU is proud of many notable alumni who are amongst the best in the world.
Edith Cowan University is providing cutting-edge teaching for undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications. ECU courses are developed in consultation with industry, and teaching staff has extensive industry experience and networks. That is why ECU students can expect placement opportunities, fieldwork, practicums, and networking events as part of their studies. ECY eight Schools collectively offer over 250 various courses:
- Medical & Health Sciences
- Arts & Humanities
- Business & Law
- Nursing & Midwifery
- Science and the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts
The campus is located 25km from Perth CBD and is situated on the Joondalup Learning Precinct. Joondalup is home to West Coast TAFE and the Western Australian Police Academy. There are many student services and facilities on the campus: accommodation, childcare, computer labs, health service, a library, and a Student hub with a broad range of activities.
The campus is only minutes from Perth’s CBD and is home to the Mount Lawley Senior High School and the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts. Mount Lawley is equipped with world-class facilities, teaching equipment commercial outlets.
South West Campus
Situated off Robertson Drive, 5km from the Bunbury CBD, the campus comprises the South West Regional College of TAFE and the Bunbury Health Campus, which includes St John of God Hospital and South West Area Health Services. The campus delivers a wide range of modern facilities.